Anne de Mortimer, Countess of Cambridge

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Anne de Mortimer, Countess of Cambridge

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New Forest, West, Meath, Ireland
Death: Died in Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England
Cause of death: Died in childbirth
Place of Burial: Kings Langley Church, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Roger de Mortimer, 4th Earl of March and Alianore (the elder) Holland, Countess of March, Baroness Cherleton
Wife of Richard of Conisburgh, 3rd Earl of Cambridge
Mother of Isabel Plantagenet, Countess of Essex; Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York; Alice Plantagenet; Isabel Plantagenet and Richard Of York
Sister of Edmund Mortimer, 5th Earl of March; Averia Wroth; Eleanor Mortimer; Alice Mortimer; William Mortimer and 2 others
Half sister of Joan Grey (Cherleton), Countess of Tankerville and Joyce de Cherleton

Occupation: Countess of Cambridge
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About Anne de Mortimer, Countess of Cambridge

some sources give her birth year as 1390

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Lady Anne de Mortimer was born on 27 December 1388.3 She was the daughter of Roger de Mortimer, 4th Earl of March and Alianore de Holand, Countess of March.2 She married Richard of York, 1st Earl of Cambridge, son of Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York and Isabella de Castilla, in May 1406, by Papal dispensation dated 28 May 1408.1,3 She died in September 1411 at age 22, possibly in childbirth.3 She was buried at King's Langley Church, King's Langley, Hertfordshire, England.3

Children of Lady Anne de Mortimer and Richard of York, 1st Earl of Cambridge

  • Isabella Plantagenet+ b. 1409, d. 2 Oct 1484
  • Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York+4 b. 21 Sep 1411, d. 30 Dec 1460

Citations

  • [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), Volume 12, page 905. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  • [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 494.
  • [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 111. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.
  • [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 495.
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anne_de_Mortimer

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=61895281

http://thepeerage.com/p10167.htm#i101668

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Anne de Mortimer, Countess of Cambridge's Timeline

1388
December 27, 1388
New Forest, West, Meath, Ireland
1406
May 1406
Age 17
1409
1409
Age 20
Conisbrough Castle, Conisbrough, Yorkshire, England
1411
September 20, 1411
Age 22
Conisbrough Castle, Yorkshire, England
September 21, 1411
Age 22
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, England
1415
1415
Age 22
Crosby-Morton, Kent, England
1926
October 28, 1926
Age 22
1957
March 22, 1957
Age 22
March 22, 1957
Age 22
March 22, 1957
Age 22